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Helena High girls bounce back, cruise past Kalispell Flathead

Posted at 5:10 PM, Feb 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-17 01:00:37-05

HELENA — The Helena High girls basketball team bounced back from its first loss of the season, cruising past visiting Kalispell Flathead on Saturday afternoon.

The Bengals raced out to a 32-15 lead by halftime and put the second half in cruise control, rolling to a 53-37 win.

Jamie Pickens led a trio of Bengals in double figures with 15. Payton Aasved finished with 12 and sister Paige Aasved had 11. Eight players scored for Helena.

Helena (15-1, 9-1 Western AA) visits Missoula Big Sky on Tuesday before its season finale against crosstown rival Helena Capital.